Bloomberg TV India's show Political Capital gets you, the detailed analysis of the stories that affect the Indian economy at large and features corporate leaders and political stalwarts who share their perspective on the economy.
March 20: 16 days of the spectrum auction and the big question on everyone's mind is-with the price that is being discovered for the radio waves, what will it mean for the service providers and also the consumers of telecom services in India? Siddharth Zarabi discusses this with Kunal Bajaj, Independent Telecom Consultant, Mahesh Uppal of ComFirst India, Prashant Singhal, of Ernst & Young Global and Sanjay Chawla, Research Director at JM Financial.
March 13: Patiala court has summoned 5 people on corruption charge in the Hindalco coal case, Former PM Manmohan Singh are amongst those summoned. Congress leaders are standing by Manmohan Singh in the coal block allocation case. Siddharth Zarabi discusses this with Sunil Jain, Managing Editor, Financial Express, CA Sundaram, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court and Neerja Chowdhury, Political Commentator & Columnist.
March 9: "Major & radical changes have been made in defence policy", says, Amitabh Kant, Secretary, DIPP to Bloomberg TV India's, Mehak Kasbekar. Watch to know his perspective on E-commerce policy and more.
March 9: Mehak Kasbekar is in conversation with Amitabh Kant, Secretary, DIPP to discuss the Make in India campaign's progress, land bill hurdles and more. Catch the entire conversation here.
February 23: Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar exclusively tells Bloomberg TV India that he is working with the Finance Ministry to rationalize tax treatment for domestic defence manufacturers. Parrikar added that the Make in India programme needs to clearly lay out a 10 year pathway with clear milestones for defence manufacturers. Catch Swati Khandelwal Jain in an exclusive interview with Parrikar.
February 10: Arvind Kejriwal will be Delhi’s next CM with a mind-boggling 67 out of 70 seats in the Delhi assembly. The BJP has been reduced to 3 seats, and the congress has drawn a blank. So, what does this first electoral setback mean for the PM’s agenda? Siddharth Zarabi discusses this with Gopal Krishna Agarwal of BJP, Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay, Narendra Modi's biographer and Sunil Jain of the Financial Express.
February 10: On to a Bloomberg TV India exclusive, Telecom Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad is taking a hard line stance on spectrum pricing. Prasad is of the view that no responsible government can fix 2015 price lower than 2010 auction price. Siddharth Zarabi discusses all this and more with the Minister. Catch the whole conversation here.
January 30: Former Evironment Minister, Jayanthi Natarajan has questioned the manner in which she was removed from her post in 2013, leveling serious accusations against Rahul Gandhi. So, what impact will Natarajan's disclosures have on the congress party? Siddharth Zarabi talks to Subramanian Swamy, of BJP, RV Kanoria, Former President of FICCI, and Aditi Phadnis, of Business Standard.
January 28: The new Chief Minister of Maharashtra is a man on a mission - Devendra Fadnavis is looking to revamp & upgrade Mumbai’s crumbling infrastructure. Swati Khandelwal Jain spoke to Fadnavis & asked him about his plans to alleviate Mumbai’s infrastructure woes and more. Catch the conversation here.
January 19: The Modi government is facing stiff opposition on Foreign Direct Investment in E-commerce. Not just that, the RSS wing also has concerns over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious Make in India mission. Siddharth Zarabi discusses all this and more with Ashwani Mahajan, National Co-Convenor of the Swadeshi Jagran Manch, Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary General of the Confederation of All India Traders & Arvind Singhal, Chairman of Technopak.
ION EXCHANGE: Q1FY18 REVIEW
Net Profit at Rs 7.3 Cr Vs Rs 8.1 Cr
Total Income at Rs 214 Cr Vs Rs 207 Cr
EBITDA at Rs 17.5 Cr Vs Rs 17.7 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 8.2% Vs 8.6%
EVEREST Q1 FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 0.4% at Rs 378 Cr Vs Rs 376.6 Cr
EBITDA up 29% at Rs 32.1 Cr Vs Rs 24.9 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 8.5% Vs 6.6%
Net Profit up 33% at Rs 22 Cr Vs Rs 17 Cr
SIYARAM SILK MILLS Q1 FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 13% at Rs 320.6 Cr Vs Rs 282.7 Cr
EBITDA up 11% at Rs 33.1Cr Vs Rs 29.9 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 10.3% Vs 10.6%
Net Profit up 26% at Rs 10.4 Cr Vs Rs 8.2 Cr
NESTLE Q1 FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 7% at Rs 2469 Cr Vs Rs 2301 Cr
EBITDA down 3% at Rs 466.6 Cr Vs Rs 482.6 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 18.8% Vs 20.8%
Net Profit up 10% at Rs 263.4 Cr Vs Rs 240.2 Cr
Other Income up 12% at Rs 412.3 Cr Vs Rs 367.5 Cr
MPHASIS: Q1FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 2% at Rs 1535 Cr Vs Rs 1505 Cr
EBITDA down 3.4% at Rs 276 Cr Vs Rs 286 Cr
EBITDA Margin down 100 bps at 17.4% Vs 18.4%
Net Profit up 1.6% at Rs 187 Cr Vs Rs. 184 Cr
RADICO KHAITAN: Q1FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 13.7% at Rs 1375 Cr Vs Rs 1209 Cr
EBITDA up 28% at Rs 67 Cr Vs Rs 52 Cr
EBITDA Margin up 60bps at 4.8% Vs 4.2%
Net Profit up 56% at Rs. 25 Cr Vs Rs. 16 Cr
HCL INFOSYSTEMS : Q1FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales down 16% at Rs 685 Cr Vs Rs 823 Cr
EBITDA Loss at Rs 11 Cr Vs Loss Of Rs 12 Cr
AGRO TECH FOODS : Q1FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales down 2.6% at Rs 187 Cr Vs Rs 192 Cr
EBITDA stable at Rs 14 Cr Vs Rs 14 Cr
EBITDA Margin up 20 bps at 7.4% Vs 7.2%
Net Profit up 12% at Rs. 6.5 Cr Vs Rs. 5.8 Cr
Net Sales down 3.7% at Rs 787.2 Cr Vs Rs 817.4 Cr
EBITDA down 73% at Rs 21.17 Cr Vs Rs 78.95 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 2.6% Vs 9.6%
PAT down 77% at Rs 10.3 Cr Vs Rs 45.6 Cr
ADLABS ENTERTAINMENT Q1 FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 0.7% at Rs 86.78 Cr Vs Rs 86.18 Cr
EBITDA up 6.5% at Rs 32.4 Cr Vs Rs 30.4 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 37.4% Vs 35.3%
Loss at Rs 22.51 Cr Vs loss of Rs 19.22 Cr
L&T FINANCE Q1 FY18 REVIEW
Net Sales up 16% at Rs 2365 Cr Vs Rs 2030 Cr
EBITDA up 8% at Rs 1591Cr Vs Rs 1473 Cr
EBITDA Margin at 67% Vs 72%
Net Profit up 49% at Rs 309 Cr Vs Rs 207 Cr
Van Dyck sells 3.9% Equity/Sh
Warhol sells 9.6% Equity/Sh
Ashish Kacholia brings 1.5% Equity/Sh
Bengal Finance & Investment brings 2.5% Equity/Sh
BNP Paribas Arbitrage brings 0.8% Equity/Sh
IDFC MF brings 0.6% Equity/Sh
Rajasthan Global Sec brings 1.1% Equity/Sh
Chrys Capital sells entire stake in KPIT Technologies
Chrys Capital sold entire 13.8% stake in company on account of fund closure
SHREE RENUKA SUGARS
Shree Renuka Sugars to consider fund raising
Microsoft collaborates with Sonata Software
Axis Bank to announce strategic initiatives
Snapdeal board clears the decks for sale of FreeCharge to Axis Bank
The proposed deal will value FreeCharge at Rs 385 Cr -Rs 390 Cr